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Agile Project Manager

  • Location: Irving, Dallas, Texas, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 3 months ago

Terrific contract opening in Irving, TX for an Agile Project Manager with PMP Certification.

Responsibilities:
•    Provide support of user community / stakeholders during development and implementation phases to ensure compliance with SDLC Procedures, including Waterfall, Agile and Small enhancement efforts
•    Identify and communicate risks and impacts and propose risk mitigation options, considering business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment
•    Support business and technology clients, partner with multiple management teams and other units to meet organizational objectives while complying with SDLC and company standards / policies
•    Evaluate existing processes for improvement opportunities, includes the use of value stream analysis by analyzing existing and planned processes, systems as they align with industry standards

Qualifications:
•    6+ years of experience as a Project Manager in Agile environments.
•    Strong Software Development Life Cycle experience (including development and testing) 
•    Must have Project Management Certified (PMP or Agile Certifications)
•    Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of business analysis and business management
•    Must have good writing skills.
•    Experience managing projects from conception to deployment.
•    Must have experience working with tools like Jira and Confluence.
•    Strongly prefer value stream mapping experience.
•    Prefer background in testing tools (HP Quality Center, ALM, Zefer, Eggplant) and background in enterprise architecture.
•    Capable of independently leading project based efforts to drive closure and successful deployment and adoption.